Airline IndiGo’s operations were affected across India on Sunday as many of its flights faced delays due to unavailability of crew members, news agency ANI reported. The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGAC) has requested explanations from IndiGo regarding the delays.
“Direction Générale de l’Aviation Civile (DGCA) has taken due note against IndiGo and has requested clarification/explanation on the massive flight delays across the country,” the news agency tweeted, citing officials from the DGCA.
The Direction Générale de l’Aviation Civile (DGCA) became aware of the IndiGo challenge and requested clarification/explanation of the massive nationwide flight delays: DGCA officials to ANI
— ANI (@ANI) July 3, 2022
IndiGo operates more than 1,600 flights a day and more than half of them were facing delays on Sunday, according to media reports.